|Mangghuer Nadun - Sanchuan Development Association|
Nadun is a traditional festival of the Sanchuan Mangghuer (Tu) people. During this annual period, Mangghuer dance and perform to thank their deities for the harvest. About 40,000 Mangghuer from 70 villages perform Nadun on a village by village basis during a 63-day period from the seventh to ninth lunar months. The length of this festival, large number of participants, and exceptional mask performances make this festival unique...
Keywords: nadun; Mangghuer; Minhe; Sanchuan; Guanting; Sanchuan Development Association; Monguor; Tu
|SANCHUAN DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION: 1996-2010 - Sanchuan Development Association|
CONCERN FOR THE GRASSROOTS Sanchuan Development Association (SDA), a distinguished NGO in Qinghai, has been committed to assisting impoverished communities in eastern Qinghai over a fifteen year period. During this period, nine foreign embassies, nine ten international foundations, and many international friends have assisted in implementing more than 160 projects with total value of about seventeen million RMB...
Keywords: Sanchuan Development Association; SDA; Minhe County; Haidong Region; Mangghuer; Tu; Monguor
|Sanchuan Development Association|
This brochure introduces the Sanchuan Development Association, based in Minhe Hui and Tu Autonomous County, Haidong Region, Qinghai Province, PR China. One of the first officially registered local NGOs in Qinghai, this group of dedicated volunteers works closely with local people doing projects that greatly improve their quality of life.
Keywords: SDA; Sanchuan Development Association; local NGOs in China; Qinghai; Mangghuer; Monguor; Tu; Haidong